Senior Communications Manager
Who we are
Open Cosmos is revolutionising the way space technology is used and is at the forefront of the emerging new space industry. Our mission is to make space accessible to anyone, to help solve the world's biggest challenges. We do this by providing simple and affordable space missions, using nanosatellite technology, providing end to end space missions for customers around the world (private and institutional). We work with some of the biggest names in the industry, including the European Space Agency (ESA), but also with small and innovative high-tech companies, together developing the space technology and applications of the future.
Based at one of the world’s leading space campuses in Harwell, Oxfordshire, we are a young and ambitious team with the drive to define a greater future for this planet and the people living on it; therefore, when our minds come together to fulfil our mission to democratise the space we are happy to be part of something that is more than the best of each of ourselves.
Description of the Position
Public Relations and Communications is a key area in our development strategy. You will support in positioning Open Cosmos as a customer centric, customer success focused company in the eyes of customers and partners by defining strategies and creating physical and digital branded materials. The selected candidate will be working closely with the commercial and management teams and report directly to the Chief of Staff. You will be joining Open Cosmos’ core team based in Harwell-Oxford (UK)Tasks and responsibilities
You will be responsible for all press releases
Liaising with internal and external stakeholders
You will be strategic in our growth plan
You will be responsible for internal comms
You will work across all of our functions to bridge the gap of communication.
Skills, attitude and experience
Press and Government connections
Experiences PR and Comms Manager
Familiarity with expansion in a small company
Competency in Google suite and Graphic design tools
Prevalent across all social media platforms
Degree or similar in communication and business related field
Marketing and communications experience
You will enjoy
Working with a team of people to build the future of a new space industry
Working at one of the world’s leading space campuses
25 days holidays + 8 bank holidays
Attractive Pension Scheme & Immediate enrolment
Healthy snacks and pick’n’mix sweets at the office
Social clubs organised by the team – so far we’ve got Run Club, Paella Club, ice-skating Club and Thirsty Club – suggest something new?
Remote working as per company policy
Working from home as per company policy
Annual Salary Review